Archives

April, 2022

Blog »

AUSTRALIS MUSIC GROUP BUYS CMI

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 29, 2022

In a major announcement, the principal owners of CMI Music & Audio Pty Ltd, Trojkovic Nominees P/L & Grayme P/L, who have continually invested in and resourced CMI for over 40 years have sold 100% of the companies shares to Australis Music Group owned by Fiona Brown. Fiona purchased Australis Music…

read more >
 
 

CHARLIE COLLINS: MUSICIAN OF THE MONTH – MAY 2022

Posted in Artists, Musician of the Month    //    Post Date - April 29, 2022

“Johnny Cash was the reason I wanted to be a songwriter and Patsy Cline was the reason I wanted to be singer,” says Charlie Collins, Australian Musician’s Musician of the Month for May about her musical influences. Acclaimed singer, songwriter Charlie Collins releases her new album Undone today, April 29,…

read more >
 
 

ROADY4ROADIES 2022 ANNOUNCE NATIONAL EVENT DETAILS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 28, 2022

Roadies … they are the unsung heroes that make the magic happen at the live music events we all love. Often out of sight and out of mind, live music crew are the ones that “make our dreams come true”! Don’t just take it from us, Shane Howard (Goanna) knows a…

read more >
 
 

CHARVEL & STEEL PANTHER GUITARIST JOIN FORCES AGAIN FOR SATCHEL SIGNATURE PRO-MOD DK22

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 28, 2022

Charvel® this week announced the launch of the fourth iteration of the Satchel Signature Pro-Mod DK22 HH FR M, available in an all-new rare Satin White Bengal striped finish. ​​Satchel, the guitarist of glam metal band Steel Panther, collaborated with Charvel on a signature model that sports a throwback ‘80s…

read more >
 
 

GRETSCH LAUNCH G5201E RANCHER PENGUIN PARLOR ACOUSTIC/ELECTRICS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - April 28, 2022

Today Gretsch launched all-new Rancher Penguin Parlors from their big, bold and brash, Acoustic Collection. Originally only available in White, today’s models are offered in Black, Mint Metallic and Shell Pink, each with gold hardware. These acoustic/electric guitars are equal parts great sounding and eye-catching, making it the perfect instrument…

read more >
 
 

BLUESFEST 2022: THE TESKEY BROTHERS BRENDON & LIAM INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - April 28, 2022

  Interview: Greg Phillips. Photos: Jason Rosewarne Living on the outskirts of Melbourne’s leafy north, The Teskey Brothers was a name which often popped up in my social circles. Someone had either seen them play at a house party or some local gig and all sung the praises of this…

read more >
 
 

ADELAIDE GUITAR FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2022 PROGRAM

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 27, 2022

In its second annual year, Adelaide Guitar Festival proudly announces the program of world-class finger plucking favourites of rock, classical, blues, flamenco, country and much more, from July 9 to 24, presented by Adelaide Festival Centre and visiting ten South Australian towns with the return of the On The Road…

read more >
 
 

CRONULLA JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL 2022

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 27, 2022

It’s back! CRONULLA JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL is set to return for its second year and boy, do we have an incredible line-up & loads of good times in store for you. Following last year’s successful inaugural event, this year will see Cronulla Jazz & Blues Festival run across four…

read more >
 
 

WORLD’S FIRST ENVIRONMENTAL MUSIC PRIZE ANNOUNCES FINALISTS AND OPENS PUBLIC VOTING

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 27, 2022

This week the Environmental Music Prize reveal their incredible list of finalists for the inaugural $20,000 prize. From Australian icon Paul Kelly to 15-year-old songwriter Rory Phillips, from leading indie-pop heroes Jack River and Lime Cordiale, rock heroes Eskimo Joe and King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, metal outfit In Hearts Wake and the children of Yothu Yindi, Aboriginal rock band King Stingray – the finalists highlight…

read more >
 
 

ONE FROM THE HEART – A FREE CONCERT FOR THE PEOPLE OF THE LISMORE REGION

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 27, 2022

Like any worthy notion, this one emanated from a determined spirit in the days after the devastating floods crushed Lismore on 28 February and again on 30 March 2022. To celebrate the resilience and lift the spirits of the Lismore Community, Lismore City Council, Chugg Entertainment and Helium will stage a…

read more >